In 2001, Arthur's wife and his girlfriend accidentally met while he was recovering from an appendectomy in Middlesex Hospital.
Cato did not ask me to write their brief for the same reason that you do not ask me to perform your appendectomy.
She spoke to one person convinced that his appendectomy made him less attractive.
Callista remembered that in Mr. Lamson's office she had very nearly remarked aloud: "Never knew she'd had an appendectomy."
He didn't remember the details of the appendectomy, but he still had records that showed a completely normal operation.
appendectomy ap·pen·dec·to·my (āp'ən-děk'tə-mē)
Surgical removal of the vermiform appendix. Also called appendicectomy.
The surgical removal of the appendix.